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It's not exactly Vegas, but, Henry must well know, a sighting of the Royal Abs is likely to cause no little ripple interest.

Users can share the location of the sighting and ship the report to public employees.

Larisa Oleynik What you know her from: This Mad Men sighting was very exciting for millennials.

As it turned out, each sighting was not of a debris field but of the vast junk field the oceans have become.

The guns raised in unison, the sighting of the game, the rounds of shots, the thud as a prey is felled, and then the silence.

His eyes were sighting along an instrument of his own devising as if he were aiming some super-gun of a great air cruiser.

Thus night and day we sailed steadily on, occasionally sighting sharks and even whales.

Never a day passed but we eagerly scanned the glistening sea in the hope of sighting a passing sail.

When the lookout man sees a fire, he gets its bearing from the map by means of the sighting device.

Every Shirt-tailer was sighting as though for a sharp-shooter's medal—carefully, deliberately.


On this page you'll find 64 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to sighting, such as: adjustment, arrangement, calibration, order, positioning, and sequence.

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